English Ivy - Knowledgebase Question

Parma, Oh
Question by Tojosit
July 23, 2006
Just trying to get a ground cover growing. What animal is feasting on my ivy?

Answer from NGA
July 23, 2006


You didn't give too many clues to go on! Rabbits will munch on ivy, as will slugs and snails. Control for either can be difficult; you'll have to cage the plants to keep them safe from rabbits. Snail bait or traps are usually effective against slugs and snails.

Best wishes with your groundcover!

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